Graduate Prospects Overview

HKUST business graduates have a proven track record of high career mobility and employment success. On top of the up-to-date classroom knowledge, the hands-on experience gained from internship and the professional network built during undergraduate studies through the career mentorship program add a competitive edge to our high-calibre graduates. On average, 90% of business graduates sought employment, and 8 - 10% pursued further studies upon graduation every year.

Class of 2022 Employment Key Facts


Over 70% obtained MULTIPLE job offers 


Over 90% completed at least one internship


Over 80% obtained the first job offer before or within 1 month after graduation

Class of 2022 Business Graduates Placement

Graduate Placement by Programs

BBA Economics

BBA Finance

BBA Global Business

BBA Information Systems

BBA Management

BBA Marketing

BBA Operations Management

BBA Professional Accounting

BSc Economics and Finance

BSc Quantitative Finance

BSc Risk Management and Business Intelligence

BSc Sustainable and Green Finance

World Bachelor in Business

Source: HKUST UG Graduate Employment Survey 2022

Global Employability of HKUST Graduates

HKUST graduates' capability is well recognized by employers worldwide, having been consistently ranked first in Hong Kong and top in Greater China in the Global Employability Ranking.

No.30 in the World (No.3 in Greater China, No.1 in Hong Kong) in Emerging/Trendence, published by Times Higher Education 2022

Our renowned business education and extensive professional network also help open up overseas employment opportunities for graduates. Find out more from the stories below.

Entrepreneurship Support

Innovation and entrepreneurship is a key focus for HKUST Business School. We provide support through education programs as well as mentoring and networking to help our student entrepreneurs launch their start-up ideas. Our student entrepreneurs share how the School helped turn their innovative idea into action through a range of financial and professional support. 

Find out more from the stories below.